Press agenda on August 08

Here are the main topics World Bulletin’s English Desk plans to cover on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018

Press agenda on August 08

World Bulletin / News Desk

 

TURKEY/US

ANKARA - TurkStat will release this year's "Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Usage Survey on Households and Individuals".

ANKARA/WASHINGTON - Desk to follow developments after U.S. Treasury Department imposes sanctions on two Turkish ministers.

ANKARA/WASHINGTON - Desk to follow reactions after first round of U.S. pre-nuclear deal sanctions on Iran went into effect. 

 

UNITED STATES

WASHINGTON – Turkish delegation led by a Foreign Ministry aide to visit Washington, expected to discuss recent tensions between two NATO allies.

WASHINGTON – Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to host Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry at the State Department.

 

RUSSIA

MOSCOW - News conference by the Turkish Envoy for Russia on the opening of "Days of Turkey" in Moscow.

MOSCOW - News conference by the Moscow group of the Syrian opposition on the results of the 10th meeting in Astana format in Sochi.

 

SYRIA 

ALEPPO/IDLIB/HOMS - Desk to monitor Syrian civil war. 

PALESTINE

JERUSALEM/GAZA CITY - Following reports of imminent ceasefire deal between Hamas, Israel.

 

NIGERIA

ABUJA - Nigeria's senate chief Bukola Saraki to address a news briefing amid crisis in the parliament over purported attempt to remove him from office after defecting from the ruling APC.

 

MAURITANIA

NOUAKCHOTT - Following developments in run-up to Mauritanian parliamentary polls slated for Sept. 1.

 

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